International Association of Preventive Pediatrics.—The fourth conference of the association was held at Lyons, France, on Sept. 27 and 28, 1934, under the presidency of Dr. G. Mouriquand. Among the subjects mentioned for discussion in the agenda are the prophylaxis of malaria in childhood and the prophylaxis of rickets and spasmophilia.Congress of French Speaking Pediatricians.—The Eighth Congress of French speaking pediatricians was held at Paris on July 9 to 11, 1934.
The executive committee of the medical faculty, University of Paris, has appointed Dr. B. Weill-Hallé director of the school of puericulture.Dr. Alfred Friedlander has been appointed dean of the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.Dr. Otto Ulrich of the University of Munich has been made an extraordinary professor and placed in charge of the Kaiserin Auguste-Victoria Haus in Charlottenburg.Dr. Albrecht Peiper of the University of Berlin has been named